The Constitution in Congress : descent into the maelstrom, 1829-1861

Currie, David P

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  • Creator David P. Currie
  • Format Books
  • Publication Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2005.
  • Physical Details
    • xviii, 322 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780226129167, 0226129160
  • OCLC ocm57452876

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The great petition fight -- South Carolina, Arkansas, and Liberia -- O Canada! -- Around the pole -- The great Southwest -- Brushfires -- Mr. Wilmot's proviso -- Mr. Clay's compromise -- The slippery slope -- The winter of our discontent
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